On March 7, 2016, the fifth edition of the largest documentary event of its kind in the CEE region, East Doc Platform, will start. This event, organized by the Institute of Documentary Film in association with One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, will offer not only the traditonal rich programme consisting of workshops, lectures, meetings, masterclasses and networking activities, but also public presentations of the upcoming documentary projects. All projects participating at East Doc Platform will compete for several Awards, the main Award for the projects in development will be the East Doc Platform Award with a financial prize of 7500€.
The record number of more than 200 projects in development, production or post-production have applied to the three main activities at East Doc Platform: East European Forum, Project Market and Doc Tank.
We would like to thank all applying directors and producers, authors for all their entries and interest in our activities. May you have a nice Christmas time, which our professional selectors will spend reading all your entryforms in depth. The selected projects for each activity will be announced in mid January.
The next call for entries, the deadline for applying for the new edition of Ex Oriente Film is going to take place in a new term: May 4, 2016. We will keep you informed and add detailed information soon.